Pope Francis is cool with atheists

Pope Francis had a refreshing message when asked about atheists yesterday on Vatican radio, assuring his flock that yes, the godless could be good people, too. „‘But father, he is not Catholic! He cannot do good,’” Francis imagined a follower protesting. „Yes, he can. He must. Not can: must.” Atheists, he said, could be „precious allies,” […]

Godless on the rise!

Evangelicals might appear to be everywhere in American politics, but the number of believers is falling, according to studies. Agnostics and atheists are among the fastest-growing segment in the US. The number of secular Americans has likely doubled in the last three decades, and has grown especially fast among the young, say experts. Exact numbers […]